Tag: film

Nature conservation brought to light through award-winning film, Kifaru

In the wake of the death of Sudan, the world's last male Northern rhino the role and challenges faced by conservationists in what is turning out to not only be an important but frustrating job of protecting wildlife has been brought to light through film. Following the journey of two young rangers, Kifaru is a movie set out to shed more light on poaching and the need to protect Africa's wildlife. M.D of Ol Pejeta Rangers, Richard Vigne joins CNBC Africa for more.

Richard Hall opens up on the making of ‘The 600’ film

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the end of the 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi, a film telling the unique story of how a meagre 600 soldiers ended the horrific event that claimed the lives of some one million people was premiered. The film was shot in Kigali and we spoke to the man that invested in telling the story. Richard Hall, Executive Producer from Great Blue Productions joins CNBC Africa for more.

Lesbian movie #Rafiki eligible for Oscars after Kenya temporarily lifts ban

The movie was banned in Kenya on the grounds that it promotes homosexuality, a criminal offence under a colonial-era law.

Here's what it's like to be a stand-in for Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

"To my surprise, there was a lot of similarity," Streeter says. Johnson's team agreed.